|Beach Bards present Poetry and Prose|
Event Type: Author Visit|
Age Group(s): Adult
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
Poets will read from original works and sign copies of their books when available. Monday, July 21st, will feature poets Julia MacDonnell Chang and R.G. Evans.Library: Sea Isle City Library
Julia MacDonnell Chang is author of the novel, Mimi Malloy, At Last! published by Picador Press in 2014. Her first novel, A Year of Favor, was published by William Morrow in 1994. She serves as nonfiction editor of Philadelphia Stories. Her fiction, nonfiction, and book reviews have been featured in the Boston Globe, The New York Daily News, and The Philadelphia Inquirer, among others. She holds a Masterís Degree in Creative Writing from Temple University and a Masterís in Journalism from Columbia University. She is associate professor of Writing Arts at Rowan University and resides in Berlin, NJ.
R.G. Evans is a poet and singer-songwriter. He is the author of a highly praised collection of poems, Overtipping the Ferryman, winner of the 2013 Aldrich Press Poetry Prize. His poems, fiction, and reviews have appeared in Rattle, The Paterson Literary Review, Lips, MARGIE, The Literary Review, and The Valparaiso Poetry Review, among others. His original music was featured in the documentary on poet Maria Maziotti Gillan. He holds an MFA from Farleigh Dickinson University, teaches high school and college English/Creative Writing, and resides in Elmer, NJ.
Location: Public Meeting Room
Presenter: Toni Libro